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WarPoet Book List

A list of books and publications that I’ve read while thinking about all of this (in no particular order).

Turner, Brian, Here Bullet, Alice James Publishing, Minn., 2005

Williams, Jeffery, Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, Leo Cooper/Secker & Warburg, London, 1985

National Defence, Preparing for Deployment Stress, Canadian Forces Medical Group, Directorate of Medical Policy, 2000

National Defence, Preparing for Critical Incident Stress, part of the Deployment Readiness Project, Director-Health Treatment Services (DHTS), Surgeon General Branch, 1994

Irwin, Anne, The Social Organization of Soldiering, A Canadian Infantry Company in the Field, a thesis submitted to the University of Manchester for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, University of Manchester, Department of Social Anthropology, 2002

Reilly, Catherine, Chaos of the Night, women’s poetry and verse from the Second World War, Little Brown, London, 2007

Boyden, Joseph, Through Black Spruce, Viking Canada, Toronto, 2008

Lt.-Col. Horn, B, In the Breach: Perspectives on Leadership in the Army Today,
pub.?, 200? (purchased at used book shop in Edmonton)

Machado, Antonio, Border of a Dream: Selected Poems, Copper Canyon Press, Port Townsend, 2003

Pigott, Peter,* Canada in Afghanistan: the war so far*, Dundurn Press, Toronto, 2007

Chayes, Sarah, The Punishment of Virtue, The Penguin Press, New York, 2006

Docherty, Leo, Desert of Death: a soldier’s journey from Iraq to Afghanistan, Faber & Faber, London, 2007

Veterans Affairs Canada, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and War-Related Stress, Government of Canada Veterans Affairs, 2001

MacKenzie, Lewis, Soldiers Made me Look Good, Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver, 2008

Irwin, Robert, The Penguin Anthology of Classical Arabic Literature, Penguin Classics, London, 2006

Haroon, Sana, Frontiers of Faith, Hurst & Company, London, 2007

Heaney, Seamus, New Selected Poems, Faber & Faber, 1988

Busby, Brian, ed., In Flanders Fields and other poems from the First World War, Arcturus, London, 2008

Burke, Jason, On the Road to Kandahar: travels through conflict in the Islamic world, Bond Street Books, London, 2006

Graham, Hugh, Road of Fire: the war in Afghanistan will be won or lost on Highway 1, Walrus magazine, December, 2007 pgs. 34- 36

Wardak, Enayatulla, Dari Phrasebook, Enayatulla Wardak, Quetta, Pakistan, 1997

Wahab, Shaista, Beginner’s Dari, Hippocrene Books, New York, 2006

Johnson, Chris, Afghanistan, an Oxfam Country Profile, Oxfam International, Oxford, 2004

Eurotalk Interactive, Learn Pashto, www.eurotalk.com, 2007

Tanner, Stephen, Afghanistan, a military history from Alexander the Great to the fall of the Taliban, Da Capo Books, Cambridge, MA, 2002

Kiviat, Katherine & Heidler, Scott, Women of Courage, intimate stories from Afghanistan, Gibbs Smith, Salt Lake City, 2007

Director of the Musée National des Arts Asiatiques-Guimet, hidden Afghanistan, de Nieuw Kerk-Amsterdam, 2007

Siegfried, Sasoon, Memoires of an Infantry Officer, The Reprint Society Limited, London, 1940

Wing, R.L., The Art of Strategy, a new translation of Sun Tzu’s Classic The Art of War, Dolphine Doubleday, New York, 1988

Paine, Sheila, embroidery from Afghanistan, The British Museum Press, London, 2006

Canadian Forces Edition Good News Bible, Catholic and Protestant Editions, 2007, foreward by General (Retired) Rick Hillier

Linscott, R.N. ed., Selected Poems and Letters of Emily Dickinson, Doubleday, New York, 1959

Thesiger, Wilfred, Arabian Sands, Penguin Books, London, 1959

Hughes, Ted, Collected Poems, Faber and Faber, London, 2003

Stegner, Wallace, Crossing to Safety, The Modern Library Classics, New York, 2002